The Sixth Sense (1999) Poster


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The Twilight Zone (1959) (TV Series)
Don't Look Now (1973)
Use of red to highlight scenes where a ghost is present
The Omen (1976)
The Shining (1980)
Dead & Buried (1981)
Poltergeist (1982)
Always (1989)
Ghost (1990)
Are You Afraid of the Dark?: The Tale of the Dream Girl (1994) (TV Episode)
This episode was the inspiration for the film, according to M. Night Shyamalan.
Riget (1994) (TV Mini-Series)
Similar scenes in which protagonist hears ghostly voices by amplifying a recording.
Great Performances: Cats (1998) (TV Episode)

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Jerry Seinfeld/David Bowie (1999) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during Morning Latte
Angel: In the Dark (1999) (TV Episode)
A theater marquee has the title displayed (seen very briefly).
Boy Meets World: The Honeymoon Is Over (1999) (TV Episode)
The little boy says, "I see dead people."
The Simpsons: Take My Wife, Sleaze (1999) (TV Episode)
On the chalkboard, Bart writes, "I can't see dead people."
The Seventh Sense (1999)
The title
Becker: The Bearer of Bad Tidings (2000) (TV Episode)
"Billy" says the "I see dead people" line
The 72nd Annual Academy Awards (2000) (TV Special)
Referenced in the opening skit
Dragon Warrior VII (2000) (Video Game)
American Beauty Pie (2000) (Short)
"I see dead people"
Gilmore Girls: Cinnamon's Wake (2000) (TV Episode)
Lane mentions this film
The King of Queens: Twisted Sitters (2000) (TV Episode)
Carrie is talking about a movie where a kid sees dead people all the time and that the kid was fine. Doug replies it was a little freak.
The Critic: Episode #1.4 (2001) (TV Episode)
Jay says he didn't like the film
Comic Relief: Say Pants to Poverty (2001) (TV Special)
The "One Foot in the Grave" segement uses the twist ending as reference to Victor Meldrew's death
D4G (2001) (Video)
the boy's line "I see diabetic people"
Spaced: Dissolution (2001) (TV Episode)
Film poster visible in shop window.
Pairan (2001)
Movie poster in window of a videostore.
The Others (2001)
The King of Queens: Sight Gag (2001) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Doug.
The Ellen Show: The Move (2001) (TV Episode)
the teachers want to see it in the movie theater and Ellen says something about it
The Omen Legacy (2001) (TV Movie)
The Simpsons: Road Rage (2001) (Video Game)
When Ralph Wiggum mentions that he wants to go to the Cemetery in the Springfield Mountains level, he follows this up with "I See Dead People!"
Weirdsister College: The Seventh Sense (2002) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
The Chronicle: The Mists of Avalon Parkway (2002) (TV Episode)
mentioned by name
Yee do hung gaan (2002)
a woman sees dead people and teams up with a psychologist
The Frightening (2002)
a character discovers he's been dead the whole movie (flashback realization to his death, movie ends)
Six Feet Under: It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year (2002) (TV Episode)
Claire's screenname is "I See Dead People" from Cole's famous line of the movie.
About a Boy (2002)
Living with the Dead (2002) (TV Movie)
man sees dead people who want him to solve their murders
Six Feet Under: Someone Else's Eyes (2002) (TV Episode)
Claire's AIM ID is ICDeddPeople
Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos (2002) (Video Game)
After clicking an Undead Necromancer several times, he says: "I see undead people..."
Even Stevens: Beans on the Brain (2002) (TV Episode)
Louis: ''I see two-headed people!'' When Louis whispers this to Tawny, there's no doubt that it's a take-off on the much-quoted line spoken by Haley Joel Osment in the 1999 film The Sixth Sense.
Nos miran (2002)
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: Call Me Crazy (2002) (TV Episode)
Roxie mentions the film.
Hansel & Gretel (2002)
Katie in her bed with the covers pulls up to her face saying "I see fairy tale characters".
Clone High: Sleep of Faith: La Rue D'Awakening (2002) (TV Episode)
The narrator mentions it during the preview of the next episode
Titik hitam (2002)
Black Swan (2002)
Jimmy says he sees dead people, just like in the movie.
Making 'Signs' (2003) (Video)
According to Jim: The Pass (2003) (TV Episode)
After asking Andy on the phone what movie he's watching, Jim says, "Bruce Willis is a ghost and he doesn't know it".
Law & Order: Seer (2003) (TV Episode)
Lennie jokes that Tim Grayson "sees dead people."
Final Examination (2003) (Video)
"He sees dead people"
The 100 Greatest Scary Moments (2003) (TV Movie)
Makes the countdown, is talked about.
The Haunted Mansion (2003)
Character of Michael says "I see dead people" as they ride through the graveyard.
Something to Scream About (2003) (Video)
"Something to Scream About" is a documentary that references (and features) a wide variety of motion pictures as actresses discuss being in the B-Movie business.
Ring of Darkness (2004) (TV Movie)
mentioned in the movie
Burning Annie (2004)
Two and a Half Men: My Doctor Has a Cow Puppet (2004) (TV Episode)
Instructed by Charlie, Jake tells his psychologist that he sees dead people.
Gilmore Girls: You Jump, I Jump, Jack (2004) (TV Episode)
Lorelai quotes the famous "I see dead people" line.
Ocean's Twelve (2004)
Everybody keeps telling Bruce Willis they guessed the ending of The Sixth Sense
Tripping the Rift: Benito's Revenge (2004) (TV Episode)
Whip says "I smell old people" a la Haley Joel Osment
Duck Dodgers: The Mark of Xero/I See Duck People (2005) (TV Episode)
The title, "I See Duck People," is a reference to a famous line from the film.
Stargate: Atlantis: Letters from Pegasus (2005) (TV Episode)
McKay also laments that he only saw the first half of the film and that he "always wanted to know how that ended."
Film Geek (2005)
Scotty mentions it.
Scrubs: My Hypocritical Oath (2005) (TV Episode)
The Janitor wants to watch it, Perry reveals the ending
Clair obscur (2005) (Short)
The "final twist" end looks like the one of Shyamalan
Schillerstraße: Guck mal, was das krabbelt! (2005) (TV Episode)
Oliver Pocher quotes "Ich sehe tote Menschen" (Cole Sear [Haley Joel Osment]: "I see dead people")
Ancient Evil 2: Guardian of the Underworld (2005) (Video)
tape on shelf in video store
South Park: The Death of Eric Cartman (2005) (TV Episode)
"I'm like the kid in that movie! I'm seeing dead people!"
Big Brother: BB05 Opening Night (2005) (TV Episode)
In a segment on the auditions process, one contestant says "I can see dead people".
Happy End. (2005)
When the lead character explains to his psychiatrist that he thinks he is seeing ghosts, she gives him a copy of the Sixth Sense, which turns out to be a different video inside the case
Knight of the Living Dead (2005) (Video)
When they find a dead body, they make a joke about the famous line from Sixth Sense. Instead of saying I see dead people, they say Homos See dead people.
Blow Me (2005) (Short)
Bad review on screen
Harsh Times (2005)
"I see dumb people."
Aída: Los trilocos (2005) (TV Episode)
Luisma, Barajas and Tartaja talk about this film while being in a circle
The Best Man (2005)
"You used to say you could see dead people."
Supernatural: Asylum (2005) (TV Episode)
Dean says: "Let me know if you see any dead people, Haley Joel."
Aída: Todo es mentira (2005) (TV Episode)
Luisma says "I see dead people" pretending to be possessed during the ouija board session
I See Gay People (2005) (Video)
title reference to "I see dead people" quote
Sai chiu (2006)
twist about dead person who doesn't know he is dead
Doogal (2006)
Sam says he has a "sixth sense".
Alias: I See Dead People (2006) (TV Episode)
title reference to line from movie
Gwai aan ying ging (2006)
Same exact plot twist
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross: Episode #10.13 (2006) (TV Episode)
Jonathan Ross lists this as one of his favourite Bruce Willis films.
Zoom (2006)
When the team checks the kids' powers, Summer says "I can see a lot of things" and Dr Grant answers, "Dead people, maybe ?"
Säg att du älskar mig (2006)
DVD cover seen
The Office: Diwali (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Michael, quoted by Dwight
The Holiday (2006)
DVD is shown in a video store.
A Dead Calling (2006) (Video)
woman sees dead people who want her to solve their murder
Dead & Deader (2006) (TV Movie)
"I smell dead people."
One Tree Hill: Everything in Its Right Place (2007) (TV Episode)
Lucas says that his dream wasn't about ghosts in a Sixth Sense-ish way.
Supernatural: Roadkill (2007) (TV Episode)
Dean calls Sam "Haley Joel," referencing The Sixth Sense.
American Dad!: When a Stan Loves a Woman (2007) (TV Episode)
Stan mentions movies with twist endings, then mixes up several, claiming that Haley Joel Osmund was Keyser Soze.
Entourage: Sorry, Harvey (2007) (TV Episode)
Ari says "I see dead people" when meeting M. Night
Stir of Echoes: The Homecoming (2007) (TV Movie)
"Let me guess, you see dead people"
The IT Crowd: Return of the Golden Child (2007) (TV Episode)
Roy's t-shirt has the logo "I see dumb people".
House M.D.: Alone (2007) (TV Episode)
when everyone is ignoring House he says "Am I in an M. Night Shyamalan movie?"
Leroy (2007)
At one point Eva whispers "I see dead people."
General Hospital: Episode #1.11399 (2007) (TV Episode)
"I don't care if you see dead people"
South Park: Imaginationland (2007) (TV Episode)
When speaking with M. Night Shyamalan, they list his film accomplishments
House M.D.: Guardian Angels (2007) (TV Episode)
mention of a "person who sees dead people"
The Visions of Stanley Kubrick (2007) (Video)
mentioned once
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness: Monster Madness 2007 Recap (2007) (TV Episode)
James mentions it being one of the fewest horror films to win several awards.
Supernatural: Bedtime Stories (2007) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Dean
Weeds: Protection (2007) (TV Episode)
When Shane says that he can speak to his dead father, Andy asks if Shane recently watched The Sixth Sense on TV.
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
DVD is shown.
The Eye (2008)
mentioned once
Jumper (2008)
when one of David's friends sees him (after thinking David is dead), he says "Is this some kind of '6th Sense' thing?"
Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008)
Brian wears a shirt "I see dead pixels."
Last Hour (2008)
The film is mentioned by name.
See prang (2008)
Characters in the third segment talk about the film, with one character spoiling the ending to his friend.
Jannat: In Search of Heaven... (2008)
Emraan Hashmi asks Shekhar Shukla if he has seen the movie in the scene before his first betting.
The Happening (2008)
"We've Sensed It. We've Seen The Signs. Now... It's Happening".
The Closer: Controlled Burn (2008) (TV Episode)
Dr. Moralas says "I see dead people."
I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue (2008) (TV Movie)
"The Third Sense: I See Deaf People"
90210: Hollywood Forever (2008) (TV Episode)
Ethan quotes "I see dead people"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.22 (2008) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $2,000 question
Grey's Anatomy: Rise Up (2008) (TV Episode)
"I see dead people"
The Mentalist: Seeing Red (2008) (TV Episode)
Patrick Jane enters the home of a self-proclaimed spiritual medium, sniffs the air, then says, "I smell dead people".
Hellsing Ultimate: Hellsing Ultimate, Vol. 5 (2008) (TV Episode)
The kid who sees ghosts the Spirit of the Jackel refers to is Cole Sear.
Saturday Night Live: John Malkovich/T.I. (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned during digital short
The Secret (2008) (Short)
refers to elements of this film in the ending
30 Rock: St. Valentine's Day (2009) (TV Episode)
A waiter thinks Jack is doing 'a sixth sense thing' when dining alone on Valentine's day
Lost: LaFleur (2009) (TV Episode)
Sawyer refers to Miles as "Mr. I speak to dead people"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.103 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $500 question
Supernatural: Death Takes a Holiday (2009) (TV Episode)
Cole calls ghost Sam "Haley Joel"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Million Dollar Movie Week 4 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $25,000 question
Legally Blondes (2009) (Video)
Ashley (imitating Cole Sear) says, "I see poor people."
House M.D.: Under My Skin (2009) (TV Episode)
"except for the 'I see dead people' thing"
A Mulher Invisível (2009)
"I see dead people" quoted
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.165 (2009) (TV Episode)
Included in a $16,000 question
Tosh.0: Scarlet Takes a Tumble (2009) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Terrell Owens
Greek: The Day After (2009) (TV Episode)
Ashleigh talks about watching the film.
Smosh: If Movies Were Real (2009) (TV Episode)
At The end of the video, There is a link for bloopers for Aladdin & The Sixth Sense & Muted clip is shown
Cleanflix (2009)
Onscreen crawl of movies edited by Cleanflix
Phobidilia (2009)
"I see dead people" reference
Psych: Bollywood Homicide (2009) (TV Episode)
After eating some very spicy Indian food, Gus says, "I see dead people."
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.7 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $800 clue in the category "Movie Synopses"
Don't Look Up (2009)
"You are not Haley Joel Osment" (said to a man who thinks he sees dead people)
Stan Helsing (2009)
mentioned in dialogue
Tosh.0: Nintendo 64 Kid (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.57 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $600 clue in the category "Nights"
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Mac and Charlie Write a Movie (2009) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Scrubs: Our Mysteries (2009) (TV Episode)
Cole quotes The Sixth Sense
Alien Intrusion: UFOs and the Evolution Connection (2009) (Video)
Mentioned by Gary.
Saturday Night Live: Charles Barkley/Alicia Keys (2010) (TV Episode)
Quote is a question during 'Reel Quotes'
Better Off Ted: Lust in Translation (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Lem.
The Blockbuster Buster: Van Helsing (2010) (TV Episode)
"Or the child psychology in The Sixth Sense"
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.123 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $400 clue in the category "Movie Spoilers"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #8.133 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $10,000 question
The Graham Norton Show: Episode #7.1 (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Graham when talking about Toni Collette.
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy (2010) (Video)
It is mentioned in a newspaper article.
StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty (2010) (Video Game)
Mission achievement titled "I see dead units" references the famous line from The Sixth Sense.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Dinner for Schmucks/Charlie St. Cloud/Get Low (2010) (TV Episode)
Jeremy Parsons compares "Charlie St. Cloud" to this movie
The Gruen Transfer: Gruen Nation 4 (2010) (TV Episode)
After Wil Anderson reveals that a magazine interview with Julia Gillard reveals that her favourite actor is Bruce Willis, he says that every time Kevin Rudd is around her, she whispers "I see dead people".
My Boys: Puss 'N' Glutes (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Town/I'm Still Here/Easy A (2010) (TV Episode)
Ellen regarding the trailer for 'Hereafter': "I always wanted to know what happened the kid in The Sixth Sense"
JonTron: Castlevania: Legacy of Darkness (2010) (TV Episode)
"...in the best twist since The Sixth Sense."
Mad: 2012 Dalmatians/Grey's in Anime (2010) (TV Episode)
Haley Joel Osment mentions being in this movie.
Richard Roeper & the Movies: Hereafter (2010) (TV Episode)
Roeper: "Coming right up, Matt Damon sees and hears dead people in Clint Eastwood's Hereafter"
The Hour: Episode #7.26 (2010) (TV Episode)
George Stroumboulopoulos compares the film's ending to that of an Australian erectile dysfunction commercial.
Misfits: Episode #2.2 (2010) (TV Episode)
Nathan quotes the famous line "I see dead people".
The Venture Bros.: Operation P.R.O.M. (2010) (TV Episode)
Orpheus asks 21 if the ghost he sees is Bruce Willis.
Nostalgia Critic: Waterworld (2010) (TV Episode)
"I see dull people"
Christmas Cupid (2010) (TV Movie)
Sloane says, "I see dead people!"
Rules of Engagement: Little Bummer Boy (2010) (TV Episode)
Adam talks about the film's ending
Kentucky Straight Bourbon (2010)
Bonzo says, "It's like the end of 'The Sixth Sense'...."
Little Mosque on the Prairie: Bromancing the Imam (2011) (TV Episode)
It is the movie that Amaar rents for his date with Rayyan.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.74 (2011) (TV Episode)
Aubrey Plaza says when her sister was learning to talk, she taught her to say lines from the film like "I see dead people"
Leyla ile Mecnun: Dugun (2011) (TV Episode)
In jail, Cicekci Kadin's child says 'i see dead people' which is a reference to sixth sense
Aliens, UFOs & the Bible: Are We Alone in the Universe? (2011) (Video)
The title appears on the list of highest grossing movies.
Nostalgia Critic: The Langoliers (2011) (TV Episode)
Cole is seen at the Unexplained Psychic Childrens' Club
Who? What? (2011) (Short)
Mentioned in dialogue
Hollywood's Top Ten: Child Stars (2011) (TV Episode)
Haley Joel Osment takes an honorable mention for top child stars
Conan: The One Where Conan Does That Thing (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned during Video blog
Final Destination 5 (2011)
Nathan says at the funeral " I see dead people "
Melissa & Joey: All Politics is Local (2011) (TV Episode)
The line "I see dead people." is comically referenced.
Munger Road (2011)
Mentioned in dialogue
Bad Movie Beatdown: The Happening (2011) (TV Episode)
Mention that M. Night Shyamalan was nominated for 2 Oscars back in 1999
Praybeyt Benjamin (2011)
Benjie Santos speaks the lines "I see dead people" after seeing his ancestors in heaven.
Midnight Movie Review: The Sixth Sense (2011) (TV Episode)
the number 5 in the Top 25 Best '90s Horror Movies.
Beavis and Butt-Head: Daughter's Hand/Tech Support (2011) (TV Episode)
"I see dead people"
Yu-Gi-Oh! 3D: Bonds Beyond Time Abridged (2011) (TV Movie)
Jaden whispers "I see dead people."
Conan: The Postman Always Rings Ten Times. What's His Problem? (2011) (TV Episode)
Title referenced by comedian Christian Finnegan
Psych: Shawn Interrupted (2011) (TV Episode)
Wendell wears an "I see dumb people" t-shirt.
Dave's Old Porn: Jim Norton/Seka (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned by Dave Attell
Robot Chicken: The Curious Case of the Box (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Hostel: Part III (2011) (Video)
"I see dead people"
Forget About It: Batman: Part II (2012) (TV Episode)
Panda says The Sixth Sense was directed by Christopher Nolan
Pasila: Non, je ne regrette rien (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Secret Circle: Valentine (2012) (TV Episode)
"see dead people"
Raising Hope: Sheer Madness (2012) (TV Episode)
Jimmy mentions that he went to watch this film on his date.
30 Rock: Standards and Practices (2012) (TV Episode)
Tracy says that he finally understands the ending of the film
Half in the Bag: Silent House and John Carter (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Head of the Studio-Season 1 (2012) (TV Movie)
M. Night Shyamalan doesn't come to a meeting in one episode.
Savages (2012)
When Dennis anticipates a war between drug-runners, he says "I see dead people"
Supernatural Activity (2012)
Mentioned in dialogue
Leones (2012)
Arturo says the movie's famous line, "I see dead people".
Pitch Perfect (2012)
Beca mentions the movie where the kid sees dead people
Saturday Night Live: Jeremy Renner/Maroon 5 (2012) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the morgue segment
Portlandia: Missionaries (2013) (TV Episode)
referenced in dialogue
After Tiller (2013)
video cassette on shelf
Charlie Countryman (2013)
The movie is mentioned by a police officer who mocks Charlie when he claims to have spoken to Victor after he died.
The Cinema Snob: Return to Sleepaway Camp (2013) (TV Episode)
"Thanks, Shyamalan, you started out with The Six Sense..."
Reverse Runner (2013)
Referenced by name.
Rewind This! (2013)
Video case is shown.
Broadchurch: Episode #1.3 (2013) (TV Episode)
Steve tells Beth: "I don't see dead people."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.120 (2013) (TV Episode)
Matthew Perry says that Bruce Willis asked him to present his People's Choice Award for the film to him
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.90 (2013) (TV Episode)
When Ross asks Chuy if he has any supernatural abilities, Chuy responds "yes, I see gay people".
True Blood: Who Are You, Really? (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialogue
James & Mike Mondays: Taboo the Sixth Sense (2013) (TV Episode)
James mentions the Sixth Sense game having the same title as this movie.
FanboyFlicks, Bad Movies!: What's Wrong with Signs??? (2013) (TV Episode)
Mark mentions it. Also, poster is shown.
FanboyFlicks, Bad Movies!: What's Wrong with the Happening??? (2013) (TV Episode)
Mark mentions it. Also, poster is shown.
Dean Norris Spoils Everything Else (2013) (Short)
Mentioned as the main character was dead.
Work It: Surprise Package (2013) (TV Episode)
Connie tells Angel that if he could keep a secret, "I would have thoroughly enjoyed The Sixth Sense."
Paranormal Asylum (2013) (Video)
Sarcastic comment about seeing dead people
Grey's Anatomy: Seal Our Fate (2013) (TV Episode)
"I smell dead people"
Ambassada (2013)
Przemek quotes "I see dead people" phrase and references this movie by name
Nostalgia Critic: Devil (2013) (TV Episode)
compares the twist in Devil to the one in this movie
Nostalgia Critic: The Wicker Man (2014) (TV Episode)
Poster is shown.
Hilariocity Review: The Happening (2014) (TV Episode)
Chris mentions it. Also, DVD and poster are shown.
Cougar Town: Hard on Me (2014) (TV Episode)
"I can see dead people."
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Lena Dunham/Hugh Dancy/Foster the People (2014) (TV Episode)
Subject of a Pyramid clue given by Lena Dunham to Hugh Dancy
Welcome to Sweden: Learn the Language/Språket (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Emma
The PoseidonGodofWater20 Show: Actual Version: The Sixth Sense (2014) (TV Episode)
Direct title reference
James & Mike Mondays: Action Max (2014) (TV Episode)
Mike - "Like if you're Haley Joel Osment you'd see a ghost"
Cui mian da shi (2014)
"I see dead people"
Maps to the Stars (2014)
The 'ghost' of the dead Clarice Taggart mentions the film in her first appearance in the bathroom.
Orange Is the New Black: Appropriately Sized Pots (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Comet (2014)
She spoils the movie for him.
Jeopardy!: Episode #30.197 (2014) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Movie Terms" category
Spooked: Brotherly Departed (2014) (TV Episode)
Elliot mentions it in dialogue
Outside Xbox: 7 Spoilers That Would Most Completely Ruin a Game for You (2014) (TV Episode)
The film is mentioned as one that is ruined by knowing the trick ending before you first see it.
Honest Trailers: Forrest Gump (2014) (TV Episode)
"I see dumb people"
Home Bound (2014) (Short)
DVD shown
Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley's Island of Dr. Moreau (2014)
mentioned as being a future success for Bruce Willis
FanboyFlicks, Bad Movies!: How Bad Is Lady in the Water??? (2014) (TV Episode)
Mark mentions it. Also, poster is shown.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jessica Chastain/Jeffrey Tambor/Chris Brown (2014) (TV Episode)
In his opening monologue, Jimmy refers to Haley Joel Osment having been in the film before showing a recent photo of Osment
The Vampire Diaries: The World Has Turned and Left Me Here (2014) (TV Episode)
Damon Salvatore says to Stefan Salvatore that the bourbon is good "but it's not 'I see dead people' good."
Nostalgia Critic: Is There Another Good Shyamalan Movie? (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned as one of Shyamalan's greats
Baby Daddy: I See Crazy People (2015) (TV Episode)
The episode's title is a quote reference to The Sixth Sense (1999) .
Gav HaUma: Episode #1.7 (2015) (TV Episode)
Referenced as one of the movie scenes for Yair Lapid
Scandal: The Testimony of Diego Muñoz (2015) (TV Episode)
"I see dead people"
Saturday Night Live: Dwayne Johnson/George Ezra (2015) (TV Episode)
Title referenced during 'Franchise Viagra' musical number sung in the monologue.
Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015)
Elise tells Quinn that her mother saw her at the audition and that she was proud of her.
Only Connect: Episode #11.7 (2015) (TV Episode)
Features as a clue in the first round.
Video Buck: Las traducciones más mierdosas pt. 1 (2015) (TV Episode)
castilian poster shown
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Andy Samberg/Kevin Love/M. Night Shyamalan/Abe Laboriel Jr. (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Seth as he introduces M. Night Shyamalan
Modern Family: Summer Lovin' (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Modern Family: The Verdict (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Blake Shelton/Eve Hewson/Jeremy Gara (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in the Extreme Dog Shaming segment
Nostalgia Critic: Why Do Good Directors Go Bad? (2016) (TV Episode)
detailing one of Shyamalan's hits
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Christian Slater/Retta/Sam Hunt/Matt Sorum (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Seth as he discusses Retta's friendship with his father
The Big Bang Theory: The Empathy Optimization (2016) (TV Episode)
Leonard and Sheldon talk about the movie.
The Muppets.: Little Green Lie (2016) (TV Episode)
Robin tells Kermit and Miss Piggy that Fozzie said: "I see dead people."
Fear, Inc. (2016)
Joe says, "I See Dead People" as he and his friends flee from the house
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Walks Into a Bar! (2016) (TV Episode)
In a flashback, Rev. Wayne pitches a movie in which the main character "was a ghost the whole time."
L'origine de la violence (2016)
In the opening monologue, Nathan talks about a movie where a kid sees dead people.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Blake Lively/Rachel Maddow/Good Charlotte (2016) (TV Episode)
Blake Lively refers to the line "I see dead people"
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #8.2 (2016) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question
The Crystal Maze: SU2C Special (2016) (TV Episode)
Question about the film features in the third industrial zone challenge.
Lorraine: Episode dated 28 November 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tim.
Timeless: Karma Chameleon (2017) (TV Episode)
Rufus distracts the State Trooper by asking him to help a creepy-looking kid named Haley Joel
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Hugh Jackman/Mandy Moore/Chronixx (2017) (TV Episode)
Hugh Jackman says "I see dead people" during the Whisper Challenge game
Nostalgia Critic: What Happened to Great Disney Villains? (2017) (TV Episode)
recalled as being the film that pioneered twist endings
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 11 May 2017 (2017) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Barry Melrose
To Be Continued: The Secret That I Want to Hear (TV Episode)
Ah-rin's brother says that revealing the final score of a soccer game is like telling people Bruce Willis is a ghost.

Featured in 

The 72nd Annual Academy Awards (2000) (TV Special)
Music and Sound Design of 'The Sixth Sense' (2000) (Video)
Clips, behind-the-scenes and making of
The Sixth Sense: Reaching the Audience (2000) (Video)
Clips, behind-the-scenes and making of
The Sixth Sense: Rules and Clues (2000) (Video)
Clips, behind-the-scenes and making of
The Sixth Sense: The Actors (2000) (Video)
Clips, behind-the-scenes and making of
The Sixth Sense: A Conversation with M. Night Shyamalan (2000) (Video)
Clips, behind-the-scenes and making of
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies (2001) (TV Special)
This film is #60 on the list.
Between Two Worlds (2002) (Video)
The 100 Greatest Scary Moments (2003) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown.
50 First Dates (2004)
Lucy watches this movie on TV with her father and brother.
I Love the '90s: 1999 (2004) (TV Episode)
Footage from this film was edited into this mini-series.
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movie Quotes: America's Greatest Quips, Comebacks and Catchphrases (2005) (TV Special)
The quote "I see dead people." is #44 on the list.
20 to 1: 50 to 01: Great Movie One Liners (2007) (TV Episode)
Some clips from this movie are shown in a segment on the line "I see dead people".
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies: 10th Anniversary Edition (2007) (TV Movie)
This film is #89 on the list.
My Longest Day (2008) (Short)
a surprising moment
15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2009) (TV Special)
Clips featured during montage.
The Big Sleaze (2010)
Movie shown on TV and characters discuss the controversial ending.
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards (2010) (TV Special)
clip shown during Horror montage
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Twilight Saga: Eclipse/The Last Airbender/Grown Ups (2010) (TV Episode)
"How to Spot a Shyamalan" sequence
Huckabee: Episode dated 6 November 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip of Cole Sear edited into commentary
20 to 1: Hollywood Twists (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment.
Great Movie Mistakes III: Not in 3D (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
The Nostalgia Chick: Top 5 Least Awful Disney Sequels (2012) (TV Episode)
"I see dead people."
Nostalgia Critic: Signs (2012) (TV Episode)
another film by M. Night
Are We There Yet?: The Bad Dream Episode (2012) (TV Episode)
Nick and Kevin watch The Sixth Sense.
1,001 Movies You Must See (Before You Die) (2014) (Short)
Clip is presented
Renegade Cut: Red Dead, Yellow Mellow (2014) (TV Episode)
among movies discussed
WatchMojo: Another Top 10 Career Ruining Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
Nostalgia Critic: The Dark Age of Movies (2015) (TV Episode)
among cerebral thrillers
Honest Trailers: The Happening (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Bruce Willis/Sienna Miller/Børns (2015) (TV Episode)
Altered clip depicting Bruce Willis with blonde hair
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Funniest Shyamalan Moments (2016) (TV Episode)
Hayley sees dead people
Nostalgia Critic: Can an Ending Ruin a Film? (2016) (TV Episode)
where the 'twist endings' all began


Poltergeist (1982)

Spoofed in 

The Sixth Scent (1999) (Short)
Scary Movie (2000)
The "I see dead people" line
2001: A Space Travesty (2000)
"I see dead people." (points at Elvis)
The Zack Files: Gone (2001) (TV Episode)
Vernon says, "I smell dead people."
Spaced: Help (2001) (TV Episode)
The scene of the boy and his mum in the car waiting because of an accident is spoofed, dialogue is quoted and the scene is re-enacted except it leads to a joke.
The Holly Wood Project (2001) (Short)
Shot for shot recreation of The Sixth Sense trailer.
The Seventh Sense (2001) (Short)
Instead of seeing "dead people" the haunted young boy in this one sees "gay people."
Star Ballz (2001) (Video)
Scene is spoofed.
The Sexy Sixth Sense (2001) (Video)
softcore spoof of this movie
Shrek 4-D (2003) (Short)
Donkey says "I sense dead people". A spoof of the famous line
Bad Boys II (2003)
The two cops are in the morgue and one of them says "I smell dead people", clearly a reference of Haley Joel Osment's character in The Sixth Sense where he says "I see dead people".
Scary Movie 3 (2003)
The young boy has supernatural gifts akin to those 'Haley Jole Osment''s character in The Sixth Sense.
Absolutely Fabulous: Exploitin' (2003) (TV Episode)
In the header of this episode, Eddy says "I see dead people" when she comes into her bathroom that's become a spa-area for older people
The Lion King 1 1/2 (2004) (Video)
At one point Timon peers out behind an elephant skull and exclaims "I see carnivores"
Miss Castaway and the Island Girls (2004) (TV Movie)
Miss Congenial can see and talk to dead famous people. Like Charlie Chaplin, Marilyn Monroe and Elvis Presley.
The Helix... Loaded (2005)
Character sees rabbit people instead of dead people
Australian Pie (2005)
"I see dead people" scene parodied
The Wickeds (2005) (Video)
As graverobber sees zombies come towards him, he says "I see lots of dead people"
The Footy Show: Episode #13.24 (2006) (TV Episode)
A skit in the episode sends up the "I see dead people" scene from this movie.
Hannah Montana: Torn Between Two Hannahs (2006) (TV Episode)
Lilly says to Miley: "Next you're going to be saying, 'I see dead people.' (Lilly is played by Emily Osment, sister of actor Haley Joel Osment, who says that line in The Sixth Sense.)
Farce of the Penguins (2006)
Jimmy says "I see dead people" when Carl suggests they move to Palm Springs (as the camera cuts to a clip of old people in Palm Springs)
When Darkness Falls (2006)
Kevin jokingly confesses to Danny that he sees dead people.
Family Guy: No Meals on Wheels (2007) (TV Episode)
Peter's commercial.
Apat dapat, dapat apat: Friends 4 lyf and death (2007)
"I see dead people." line was spoofed.
The Sickhouse (2008)
"I see deaf people"
The Kevin Bishop Show: Episode #1.1 (2008) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in "Classic Movie Twists Completely Given Away"
The Kevin Bishop Show: Episode #1.6 (2008) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in "Classic Films Ruined By Mobile Phones"
Ghost Town (2008)
Ricky Gervais's character "sees dead people".
Forever Plaid (2008)
"I see live people," says one of the Plaids, spoofing Cole's line from "The Sixth Sense."
The Kevin Bishop Show: Episode #2.2 (2009) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in "Daily Mail Pointless Prequels"
South Park: Dead Celebrities (2009) (TV Episode)
The scene where Ike tells the psychotherapist that he sees dead celebrities is a spoof of the "I see dead people" scene from The Sixth Sense.
Flashback (2011)
Poster seen for a movie called The Six Cents seen during end credits.
Demo Reel: The Dark Knight Begins Rising (2012) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the cold opening of the episode
Crysis 3 (2013) (Video Game)
The "I See Cloaked People" Achievement/Trophy is a spoof of the often-spoofed most famous line of the movie, "I see dead people."
Odd Thomas (2013)
Odd says, "I see dead people, but then, by God, I do something about it."
Caption Fail Movies: El sexto sentido (2014) (TV Episode)
scene recreated and spoofed with "caption fail".
Smosh: Movie Translation Fails (2015) (TV Episode)
"Sense Number Six"
Boo! A Madea Halloween (2016)
"You see white people?"
Man Seeking Woman: Shrimp (2017) (TV Episode)
Walter tells Josh that he sees unsuccessful people

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